Relatively speaking, Tania Raymonde may not have been in the industry long enough to achieve Hollywood veteran status, however, she has crammed enough quality work into her small time on the screen to merit such an honor.
Her talent and versatility have seen her participate in projects for some of the biggest television networks like TNT, ABC, MTV, and Amazon. She’s played every character from the scared teenager to a convicted murderer and has received plaudit from far and wide for her portrayal. Some of her most popular works include being Alex Rousseau in Lost, Jodi Arias in Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret, and Brittany Gold in Goliath.
Tania Raymonde Bio, Age, Ethnicity
She was born in the entertainment city of Los Angeles as Tania Raymonde Helen Katz, on March 22, 1988, as part Russian, French, Italian, and German. For her education, she attended the Lycée Français de Los Angeles where she sat for her French baccalauréat.
Raymonde kick-started her acting career in 2000 when she made a guest appearance on an episode each of Providence and The Brothers Garcia, as Alice and Nicole respectively. She finally held down a 4-episode recurring role as Cynthia Sanders in Malcolm in the Middle from 2001 to 2002. To mark the end of her run with Malcolm in the Middle, Tania bagged her first feature film role in Children on their Birthdays in the same year.
As demand for her talent began to rise, so did the number of projects she was involved in. By 2006, she had been in an avalanche of television and movie projects. These included The O’Keefes (2003); NCIS (2005); The Garage (2006); and Medium (2006). It was at this time that she also started to appear on ABC’s successful series Lost. She had a recurring role on the series as the adopted daughter of Michael Emerson’s character until 2010, ending a 19-episode run.
In the years filming for Lost, Tania Raymonde made time for other projects. These included: The Other Side of the Tracks (2008); Elsewhere (2009); Wild Cherry (2008); Cold Case (2008 – 2009); and Chasing 3000 (2010).
In the 2010s, she was Tiffany in Trophy Kids (2011); Officer Carla Rinaldi in Death Valley (2011); Nikki in Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013); and Zarra in Switched at Birth (2012 – 2013). Tania also portrayed Jodi Arias in Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret (2013). From 2015 through 2016, she also appeared in 4 episodes of TNT’s The Last Ship as Valerie Raymond. She had also made an appearance on an episode of Big Bang Theory in 2014. Since 2016, she has been appearing on Amazon’s Golden Globe-winning series, Goliath as Brittany Gold.
Besides her work on movies, Tania Raymonde has also appeared on music videos for several artists. She was on the music video for Maroon 5’s “Won’t Go Home Without You”. Other music videos she has appeared in are for artists like Cursive, Arshad Aslam, and Keram Malicki-Sánchez.
Tania is also a producer and director, when she was just 17, she made her first short film Cell Division. The movie which she directed and edited on her own was received with largely positive reviews at film festivals around the United States. More recently she also directed the movie Bad Art (2019), and Without You (2017) both of which she appeared in.
She’s also wrapped up work for Cliff of Freedom where she plays Anna Christina and she is working on her first feature film as a director which she has titled Little Saigon.
Tania Raymonde’s Boyfriend and Family
The actress possesses an exotic heritage, to say the least. She was born to Anne-Marie Katz and Jon Katz. Her Russian and German heritage comes from her father, Jon Katz, and her French and Italian ethnicity is thanks to her mother, Anne-Marie Katz. There is no information to suggest that the actress had any siblings.
Talking about her personal life, Tania Raymonde has had her share of relationships. Her first recorded relationship was with Hollywood veteran Jeff Goldblum. The actor has started in some of the greatest success stories of the industry. He was on movies like The Grand Budapest Hotel, Isle of Dogs, Thor: Ragnarok, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. He is most known for his work on the Independence Day movies and the Jurassic Park movies.
Tania and Jeff started dating in 2009 and called it quits in 2010. It is not clear when her next relationship started but the actress is currently involved with Zio Ziegler. He makes his living as an artist and painter and is world-renowned for his murals which can be seen in San Francisco and global cities like Tokyo, London, Italy, and Los Angeles amongst others.